Xiaomi India's MD hands over offline retail biz to COO; to focus on new areas
Xiaomi India's Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain would play a key role in deciding the Chinese electronic company's entry into newer global markets.
Jabong appoints former eBay India head Muralikrishnan B as COO
Muralikrishnan will directly report to Mohanty and will be responsible for ove...
Online property search via mobile surges: Survey.
With the penetration of smartphones increasing rapidly, online property search through mobi...
Xiaomi created 50,000 jobs in India
Xiaomi in a press statement said that it generated employment for 50,000 people in India.
Phone? Discount days may not be far off
Xiaomi, Realme and Samsung, which play both in the online and offline space, haven’t been able to clear inventory of old models in the October-December quarter while they continue launching new devices, industry watchers said. They added that Vivo and Oppo, who play mainly in the offline segment, also face similar issues but to a lesser extent.
Xiaomi seeks incentives to boost exports, seeks clarity on proposed rules
Xiaomi, which has partnered Foxconn to manufacture smartphones in India at two facilities in Sriperumbudur (Tamil Nadu) and Sri City (Andhra Pradesh), has also started exporting small volumes of devices to Nepal and Bangladesh.
Foxconn awaits export duty clarity for expansion in India
iPhone maker Foxconn said that it may look at extending its manufacturing capabilities to make more ecosystem devices in India for domestic and global needs and is currently awaiting clarity from the govt on the Remission of Duties or Taxes on Export Products scheme, which will allow the company to drive ‘mobile plus’ capacity.
Xiaomi eyes India's rural market to fuel growth
We have launched a whole new format, called Mi stores, to cater to India's rural smartphone market, said Xiaomi India Chief Operating Officer Muralikrishnan B.
Try & Buy Fashions raises $1 million from Venture Catalysts
The company aims to bring the online shopping as close to an offline one by allowing a try and buy of apparel through virtual stylists and virtual trial rooms.
Smartphones emerge as bright spot for Indian manufacturing
A few small players in India's booming communications scene are now flag bearers of Modi's dream project.
Flipkart dishes out ESOPs to Jabong's top staff
"Employees have been the strongest pillars of support over the past decade for the entire Flipkart Group, and we believe in rewarding them in the truest possible sense," a Flipkart spokesperson said.
Chinese tech companies are facing an unlikely problem in India
Chinese phones dominate India. But when it comes to retaining talent, these cos have a different story to tell.
Jabong's revenue up 14% at Rs 243.78 crore for Q1 of 2016
Rival of Myntra, Voonik and Koovs, is now planning to shed several low-margin brands, including three-fourth of its private labels, in a bid to cut losses.
Jabong appoints Snapdeal's Rahul Taneja as chief business officer
The IIM Bangalore alumnus has over 14 years of work experience. He has been in leadership roles at Fortune 500 organisations such as Procter & Gamble and PepsiCo.
Alok Agarwal appointed marketing director at eBay
A veteran in the field of consumer and FMCG marketing, Agarwal has earlier worked with Mahindra, Unilever, Cadbury's and Sara Lee.
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